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Full Text of SB0573  102nd General Assembly


Sen. Ram Villivalam

Filed: 4/16/2021





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 573, AS AMENDED,
3with reference to page and line numbers of Senate Amendment
4No. 1, on page 1, line 5, after "3-100.1,", by inserting
5"3-100.2,"; and
6on page 4, by inserting immediately below line 7 the
8    "(625 ILCS 5/3-100.2)
9    Sec. 3-100.2. Electronic access; agreements with
11    (a) No later than July 1, 2022 2021, the Secretary of State
12shall require a licensee under Chapter 3 or 5 of this Code to
13submit any record required to be submitted to the Secretary of
14State by using electronic media deemed feasible by the
15Secretary of State. The Secretary of State may also require
16the licensee to submit the original paper record. The



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1Secretary of State shall also require a person or licensee to
2receive any record to be provided by the Secretary of State by
3using electronic media deemed feasible by the Secretary of
4State, instead of providing the original paper record.
5    (b) No later than July 1, 2022 2021, electronic submittal,
6receipt, and delivery of records and electronic signatures
7shall be supported by a signed agreement between the Secretary
8of State and the submitter. The agreement shall require, at a
9minimum, each record to include all information necessary to
10complete a transaction, certification by the submitter upon
11its best knowledge as to the truthfulness of the data to be
12submitted to the Secretary of State, and retention by the
13submitter of supporting records.
14    (c) No later than July 1, 2022 2021, the Secretary of State
15shall establish minimum transaction volume levels, audit and
16security standards, technological requirements, and other
17terms and conditions he or she deems necessary for approval of
18the electronic delivery process.
19    (d) When an agreement is made to accept electronic
20records, the Secretary of State shall not be required to
21produce a written record for the submitter with whom the
22Secretary of State has the agreement until requested to do so
23by the submitter.
24    (e) No later than July 1, 2022 2021, the Secretary of State
25shall provide electronic notification to the lienholder
26submitter to verify the notation and perfection of the



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1lienholder's security interest in a vehicle on the certificate
2of title required to be created as an electronic record under
3Section 3-100.1. Upon receipt of an electronic message from a
4lienholder submitter with a security interest in a vehicle for
5which the certificate of title is an electronic record that
6the lien should be released, the Secretary of State shall
7enter the appropriate electronic record of the release of lien
8and print and mail a paper certificate of title to the owner or
9lienholder at no expense. The Secretary of State may also mail
10the certificate to any other person that delivers to the
11Secretary of State an authorization from the owner to receive
12the certificate. If another lienholder holds a properly
13perfected security interest in the vehicle as reflected in the
14records of the Secretary of State, the certificate shall be
15delivered to that lienholder instead of the owner.
16    (f) The Secretary may contract with a private contractor
17to carry out the Secretary's duties under this Section.
18(Source: P.A. 101-490, eff. 1-1-20.)".